Welcome to Gainesville Chess!

This is the site for chess in Gainesville, FL. Contact John Harris johngharris@gmail.com if you have any questions!

Online chess and chess streaming on twitch has exploded, particularly with covid. Make sure you are on LiChess and Chess.com.

Over the board (OTB) chess is starting to come back with several local clubs coming back. Watch for OTB tournaments in Fall 2021.

Also look at the Florida Chess Association:https://www.floridachess.org/

John Harris 2018